Wild turkey season about ready to begin

Wild turkey season about ready to begin

For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird begins, accordin...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Guest column: Pass on those family stories

Guest column: Pass on those family stories

“When families are invited to share their stories, folktales, and culture, there are a number of benefits for children, families, and schools: E...

April 8th, 2019 |  


Plans under way for celebration of “The Shawshank Redemption” 25th anniversary

Plans under way for celebration of “The Shawshank Redemption” 25th anniversary

MANSFIELD — “Hope is a good thing; maybe the best of things,” wrote Andy Dufresne, played by Tim Robbins, in the cult-favorite film ...

April 2nd, 2019 |  



Good fishing at Lake Erie

Good fishing at Lake Erie

Lake Erie anglers have the chance to experience excellent fishing opportunities on Lake Erie in 2019, according to Ohio Department of Natural Resource...

April 1st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Only Bible some people read

Preacher’s Point: Only Bible some people read

I do not remember where, or exactly when, but it could not have been long after I became a Christian in 1975 when I first heard a Preacher say, “...

March 31st, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Why do you believe what you believe?

Preacher’s Point: Why do you believe what you believe?

Over a quarter century ago, a church with a Christian school suddenly lost their pastor and asked me to teach his Bible class at the school. Shortly b...

March 24th, 2019 |  


Birds are migrating back into the area

Birds are migrating back into the area

Although it feels like winter won’t let go of its grip this year, there has still been enough warm days and warm rains along with some timely wi...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Easter season longer this year

Preacher’s Point: Easter season longer this year

Easter is about six weeks away.The date for Easter changes each year. Easter usually comes the first week of April; therefore when Easter is in March,...

March 10th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: The sin no one talks about

Preacher’s Point: The sin no one talks about

There is a sin that has plunged the world into judgment, literally, once before and is currently widespread. It is also a sin that only Christians can...

March 5th, 2019 |  


Column: Faith, hope and pluck

Column: Faith, hope and pluck

The free exercise of religion is the rock upon which America was built. But it was the free exercise of ambition which did the building.Ambition took ...

March 4th, 2019 |